2003.11.24 - 2003.11.30   |   A summary of the past weeks main technology & science news. Updated every Sunday.
General IT (General, Business, Financial, Misc)

Samsung aims to overtake Nokia by 2010.
EU software patent vote delayed.
Over 80 million broadband users worldwide.
10M Americans pay for downloaded music.
RIAA & MPAA seek antitrust exemption.
DVD Forum selects HD DVD standard.
Oracle still wants to buy Peoplesoft.
Rumors about game console unveilings in '04.
Spam victim faces jail over threats.
The administrative future of the Internet.
IBM leads European server sales.
Sendo X smartphone to battle Nokia & M$.
Canadian ISPs to pay royalties?
Another seriously stupid move by the USPTO?

Science Roundup (Science & Astronomy)

NASA delays Orbital Space Plane.
Milky Way black hole stats disputed.
Dying star caught in the act.
Planet hunting around White Dwarf stars.
NASA preparing 2004 "Deep Impact" mission.
Semiconductor Roundup (CPUs, Chip-sets, Memory)

Intel demonstrates 65nm tech capability.
ATI announces Athlon 64 chipset plans.
Intel hints at dual-core chips by 2005.

Software Roundup (General SW, Security, Virus-alerts)

"DVD Jon" hacks Aplle's iTunes.
A bunch of new IE security holes.
Even more IE security issues.
Nokia's N-Gage tops game download charts.
M$ & EU slug it out over Media Player.
M$ intimidating Dutch Lindows resellers?
Mac OS X security flaw detected.
Linux gets boost from Sun/AMD deal?